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Icon of the event Entrerpreneur in Residence Panel Discussion
Wed Oct 21, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Mike Brcic, founder of Sacred Rides, and a panel of successful entrepreneurs discuss challenges and rewards of starting and running a small business in today's world.

Icon of the event Age Discrimination in Employment in the Post-Mandatory Retirement Era
Fri Oct 16, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Older workers are often staying in the workforce longer - a practice not viewed favorably by all employers. David Baker, a leading employment and human rights lawyer, anticipates an increase in the number and complexity of a...

Icon of the event Design Thinking: a New Process in Entrepreneurship
Wed Oct 14, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Steven Gedeon, Director, Ryerson Entrepreneurship Institute, explains what Design Thinking, a major new evolution in entrepreneurship, Lean Launchpad Method, and the Business Model Canvas can do for entrepreneurs using these ...

Icon of the event Small Business Network
Tue Oct 13, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Toronto Reference Library is hosting an ongoing Small Business Network meant for small business people or people who are just thinking about starting their own business....

Icon of the event Small Business Network featuring Mike Brcic
Thu Oct 08, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Agincourt

Meet Toronto Public Library's Entrepreneur in Residence, Mike Brcic. Mike is the owner of Sacred Rides; his company is ranked "The #1 "Mountain Bike Tour Operator on Earth" by both National Geographic Adventure Magazine and O...

Icon of the event Entrepreneur in Residence @ TPL Launch
Wed Oct 07, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

CBC business commentator, Michael Hlinka, interviews Mike Brcic, founder of Sacred Rides. How did Sacred Rides grow and become ranked as the "#1 Mountain Bike Tour Company on Earth" by both National Geographic Adventure Magaz...

Icon of the event Small Business Network
Tue Sep 15, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Toronto Reference Library is hosting an ongoing Small Business Network meant for small business people or people who are just thinking about starting their own business....

Icon of the event Back to Basics: Starting a Small Business
Thu Sep 10, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Agincourt

This workshop will cover a number of key considerations to keep in mind before starting a small business. This workshop will include topics such as legal structure, record keeping, business planning and research, sources of f...

Icon of the event What would you like your legacy to be?
Wed Sep 09, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Rachel Blumenfeld and Jeffrey McKay will cover how to decide which charities to consider, what to give and how to ensure your legacy will be honoured. To reserve your seat for this session please call 416-397-5924.

Icon of the event First Steps in Exporting
Sat Sep 05, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Agincourt

Are you interested in exporting? This free information workshop will provide you with valuable information on key government programs, services and resources available to new and potential exporters! Registration is required....